In the law firmsJohnson & Bell Ltd. attorney Brian P. Gainer was named chairman of the municipal liability practice group.Gainer practices in the areas of municipal, governmental, premises and product liability as well as trucking, transportation, construction and toxic tort law.•Barack, Ferrazzano, Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP financial institutions group partners Robert M. Fleetwood, John E. Freechack and John M …